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Silent Bob | Kevin | Kev | Kevin P. Smith
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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On considering dropping out of The Green Hornet
(2011) film (August 19, 2004): "Right after Jersey Girl
(2004) came out and kind of underperformed, I was just like, "I got no business making large-budget movies". I should always make movies that cost less than 10 million bucks... I just don't think somebody like me should be in charge of big-budget movies. I'm too interested in dialogue, and ...
In one of his podcasts, Smith revealed that the name of Silent Bob came, in part, from a character in Tim Burton
(1989), Bob the Goon, citing in particular Jack Nicholson
's (The Joker) line "Bob, gun" and the character stoically handing him a gun.
Always uses a "The director would like to thank" special credit column near the end of his films' end credits. He usually thanks, among others, God, his wife Jennifer Schwalbach Smith
, Scott Mosier
, Jason Mewes
, and the film's crew. He also will not use the opening credit "A Kevin Smith Film" because he believes a film is the work of ALL the people involved, not just the director.